Belgium


Guides, resources and events

Eco-Evenement: Resources on sustainable event production provided by a collective of 7 main corporate event trade associations in Belgium. Includes a charter, the ‘ADERE’ tool, and other further guidance. Aimed more at corporate events, but some information will be useful across the board.
http://www.eco-evenement.org

Jonge Sla: Organisation for sustainable practice in the arts. Also have a searchable case study library and checklists and resources for arts organisations and artists that cover energy efficiency, sourcing, lighting, etc. Resources aimed at venue-based organisations, not festivals. They also provide sustainability training and consultancy.
http://www.jongesla.be

 

 


Awards and certifications

De Groene Vent (Flanders): Green Events label launched by Flemish waste agency OVAM in 2010; covers energy efficiency, waste, and other criteria. The scheme also offers 3 x awards of €2000 to the greenest music, cultural, and sports events respectively.
http://www.groenevent.be

Green Track: Reducing the ecological footprint of the arts sector. There is a Green Track Charter for both Leuven and Ghent that arts organisations in the area can sign up to in order to become part of the local transition network - commitments include putting in place an action plan.
http://greentrack.be

 

 


Local suppliers for energy efficiency

Ecofest: Sustainable event facilitator/consultancy (paid for). Note they focus more on waste than energy, but do also offer holistic services and training. Subsidiary of energy consultancy ExposantD. Have worked with Couleur Café, Feest in 't Park Bruggen, Antwerp Streetkicks, Reggae Geel: http://www.ecofest.be/ http://www.exposantd.be/site/evenement-durable/nous-accompagnons-votre-evenement

Huged (Human Green Event Development): Sustainable products and services for events in Belgium - both environmental and social. Includes suppliers of energy efficient products and services. http://www.huged.be/

 Lampiris: green energy provider http://www.lampiris.be/

 

 


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Project Partners

EE MUSIC is composed of nine project partners who work in the fields of sustainable energy, communication and music.


  • WIP

    Project coordinator: WIP Renewable Energies has been active in the field of sustainable energy for more than four decades.

    www.wip-munich.de

    Julie’s Bicycle

    Julie’s Bicycle is a charity making sustainability intrinsic to the business, art and ethics of music, theatre and the creative industries.

    www.juliesbicycle.com

    Greenmusic Initiative

    The GMI acts as a platform coordinating the music and entertainment industry´s efforts to minimise their climate impact.

    www.greenmusicinitiative.de

    Elevate

    Elevate is an annual music festival with a unique combination of critical political discourse and contemporary music and art.

    www.elevate.at

    Terra Systemics

    TSX is a Lisbon-based consultancy that offers services in energy efficiency, carbon management and climate change.

    www.terrasystemics.com

    PIM

    Projects in Motion Ltd (PiM) is a Malta-based SME that focuses on promoting renewable energy sources, energy efficiency processes and products.

    www.pim.com.mt

    Ekodoma

    Ekodoma Limited group is an engineering consultancy practice working towards energy efficiency, renewable energies, environment and economy.

    www.ekodoma.lv

    Agentur Wicher

    Wicher Agency is an advertising and brand agency – specialized on sustainability, b2b-clients and political campaigning.

    www.agentur-wicher.at

    United Partners

    United Partners is the leading independent public relations and strategic communications consultancy in Bulgaria.

    www.united-partners.com